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Progress and Promise in RAAS Blockade

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Leading the Way in Cardiovascular Regenerative Medicine

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Vascular Dysfunction: Sequelae of Acute Hypertension

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Myocardial Ischemia Redefined: Optimal Care in CAD

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Hyperglycemia and Acute Coronary Syndromes

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Contemporary Management of Cardiometabolic Risk

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Advancing Our Understanding of RAAS Modulation in High-Risk Patients

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ADOPT: A Diabetes Outcome Progression Trial

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RIO-Diabetes trial: Rimonabant In Obesity

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Targeting Insulin Resistance for Vascular Protection

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ERICA: Efficacy of Ranolazine In Chronic Angina

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Rimonabant: Managing Multiple Cardiometabolic Risk Factors

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Contemporary Management of Myocardial Ischemia

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Antiplatelet Interventions in ACS

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CAFE, an ASCOT substudy

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New Frontiers in CVD Risk Management: Optimizing Outcomes in Patients with Multiple Cardiovascular Risks

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Results from CRUSADE: Can Rapid Risk Stratification of Unstable Angina Patients Suppress Adverse Outcomes With Early Implementation of the American College of Cardiology/American Heart Association Guidelines

CRUSADE investigated the association between dosing levels of antithrombotic agents and bleeding, in-hospital mortality, and length of stay in patients with NSTE ACS.

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Insulin Resistance and Cardiovascular Disease: New Perspectives From Vascular Biology

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Results from ASCOT-BPLA: A nglo- S candinavian C ardiac O utcomes T rial-Blood Pressure Lowering Arm

ASCOT-BPLA compared two combination antihypertensive regimens in 19,257 hypertensive patients with 3 or more other CV risk factors.

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The Renin-Angiotensin-Aldosterone System: Linking New Data and Mechanisms for Cardiovascular Risk Reduction

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HOPE-TOO: Results of the HOPE Study Extension

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RAAS Modulation: Novel Strategies for Reducing Cardiovascular Risk

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Improving Outcomes in Heart Failure: New Insights From Vascular Biology

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TNT: New data on intensive lipid lowering in stable CAD patients

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Impact of vascular biology on cardiovascular disease, risk prevention, and treatment Section IV - Update: RAAS manipulation and cardiovascular risk--Hope for Peace?

The VBWG Core Curriculum 2004: Impact of vascular biology on cardiovascular disease, risk prevention, and treatment.

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Impact of vascular biology on cardiovascular disease, risk prevention, and treatment Section V: Multiple risk and CV disease prevention

The VBWG Core Curriculum 2004: Impact of vascular biology on cardiovascular disease, risk prevention, and treatment.

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Impact of vascular biology on cardiovascular disease, risk prevention, and treatment Section IV: RAAS manipulation and cardiovascular risk

The VBWG Core Curriculum 2004: Impact of vascular biology on cardiovascular disease, risk prevention, and treatment.

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Impact of vascular biology on cardiovascular disease, risk prevention, and treatment Section III: Heart failure: The new vascular biology imperative to blunt progression

The VBWG Core Curriculum 2004: Impact of vascular biology on cardiovascular disease, risk prevention, and treatment.

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Impact of vascular biology on cardiovascular disease, risk prevention, and treatment Section II: Blunting the atherosclerotic process: The case for aggressive lipid management

The VBWG Core Curriculum 2004: Impact of vascular biology on cardiovascular disease, risk prevention, and treatment.

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Impact of vascular biology on cardiovascular disease, risk prevention, and treatment Section I: Atrial fibrillation, anticoagulation, and stroke prevention

The VBWG Core Curriculum 2004: Impact of vascular biology on cardiovascular disease, risk prevention, and treatment.

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Impact of vascular biology in treatment of cardiovascular disease Section V: Atrial fibrillation, anticoagulation, and stroke prevention

The VBWG Core Curriculum 2003 slide lecture compendium Impact of vascular biology in treatment of cardiovascular disease , provides updates on new science and mechanisms of disease, plus implications of recent clinical trials.

Core Curriculum

Impact of vascular biology in treatment of cardiovascular disease Section IV: Antithrombotic interventions in acute coronary syndromes

The VBWG Core Curriculum 2003 slide lecture compendium Impact of vascular biology in treatment of cardiovascular disease , provides updates on new science and mechanisms of disease, plus implications of recent clinical trials.

Core Curriculum

Impact of vascular biology in treatment of cardiovascular disease Section III: Neurohormonal strategies in the failing heart

The VBWG Core Curriculum 2003 slide lecture compendium Impact of vascular biology in treatment of cardiovascular disease , provides updates on new science and mechanisms of disease, plus implications of recent clinical trials.

Core Curriculum

Impact of vascular biology in treatment of cardiovascular disease Section II: Lipid management

The VBWG Core Curriculum 2003 slide lecture compendium, Impact of vascular biology in treatment of cardiovascular disease , provides updates on new science and mechanisms of disease, plus implications of recent clinical trials.

Core Curriculum

Impact of vascular biology in treatment of cardiovascular disease Section I: RAAS manipulation

The VBWG Core Curriculum 2003 slide lecture compendium, Impact of vascular biology in treatment of cardiovascular disease , provides updates on new science and mechanisms of disease, plus implications of recent clinical trials.

Cardiovascular considerations in treating erectile dysfunction

Impact of vascular biology in treatment of cardiovascular disease

This slide presentation covers basic science and clinical advances in treatment of erectile dysfunction, with emphasis on the cardiovascular patient.

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Impact of vascular biology in treatment of cardiovascular disease Section IV: Antithrombotic interventions in acute coronary syndromes

The VBWG Core Curriculum 2002 slide lecture program, Impact of vascular biology in treatment of cardiovascular disease, covers basic science and clinical advances in vascular biology in a spectrum of disorders.

Core Curriculum

Impact of vascular biology in treatment of cardiovascular disease Section III: Neurohormonal strategies in heart failure

The VBWG Core Curriculum 2002 slide lecture program, Impact of vascular biology in treatment of cardiovascular disease, covers basic science and clinical advances in vascular biology in a spectrum of disorders.

Core Curriculum

Impact of vascular biology in treatment of cardiovascular disease Section II: Lipid management

The VBWG Core Curriculum 2002 slide lecture program, Impact of vascular biology in treatment of cardiovascular disease, covers basic science and clinical advances in vascular biology in a spectrum of disorders.

Core Curriculum

Impact of vascular biology in treatment of cardiovascular disease Section I: RAS manipulation

The VBWG Core Curriculum 2002 slide lecture program, Impact of vascular biology in treatment of cardiovascular disease, covers basic science and clinical advances in vascular biology in a spectrum of disorders.

Curriculum Update # 7

Managing renal disease for risk reduction: The expanding role of ACE inhibition

Chronic renal disease is a problem of increasing magnitude in the United States.

Curriculum Update # 6

Managing lipids for risk reduction: Focus on the new National Cholesterol Education Program guidelines

This Curriculum Update presents new perspectives on cholesterol management as suggested by the Third Report of the National Cholesterol Education Program (NCEP) Expert Panel on Detection, Evaluation, and Treatment of High Blood Cholesterol in Adults (Adult Treatment Panel III or ATP III).

Core Curriculum

Vascular biology for clinical practice: From basic concepts to mainstream medicine

Physicians who participated at recent Vascular Biology Working Group meetings have provided the direction for the development of these materials.

Curriculum Update #5

Interactions of lipids and RAS: Mechanisms for risk reduction

Hypertension and hypercholesterolemia, the major risk factors for atherosclerotic disease, are frequently associated.

Curriculum Update #4

Bradykinin and angiotensin-(1-7): Emerging allies in vascular function

The role of endothelial function in cardiovascular health provides an important conceptual framework for development of risk reduction strategies.

Core Curriculum

The endothelium: New insights into the origins and treatment of CAD

Participants at recent Vascular Biology Working Group meetings have reviewed and provided significant direction in the development of this slide/lecture program entitled The endothelium: New insights into the origins and treatment of CAD.

Postintervention Continuum of Care Update: Ultrasound Assessment of Plaque Dynamics

Lipids and plaque on ultrasound: New views and new dimensions

This slide lecture material is an update to the core curriculum entitled Postintervention Continuum of Care: Focus on Lipids

Curriculum Update #3

Clinical Trials Update: Tissue ACE inhibition offers new hope for treating cardiovascular disease

This Curriculum Update highlights important recent trials of tissue ACE inhibition in patients with cardiovascular disease and preserved left ventricular function.

Curriculum Update #2

From hypertension to LVH and heart failure

This new program focuses on an area in which our understanding of vascular biology may have had the most profound impact on clinical practice to date.

Postintervention Continuum of Care: Focus on Lipids

This is the first in an educational initiative on the continuum of care essential to the well-being of postintervention patients, with a special focus on the importance of aggressive lipid management.

The vascular endothelium and CAD: New target considerations in treating the cardiovascular dysmetabolic syndrome

The attached slide materials represent the seventh in a series of slide/lecture programs that focus on what continues to be one of the most exciting new fields of emerging data: The endothelium and its role in cardiovascular health and disease.

Curriculum Update #1

Overview of clinical trials to improve endothelial function

The contents of the curriculum update represent a concise overview of clinical trials in the emerging field of study relating to the endothelium and its role in cardiovascular health and disease.

Core Curriculum

Endothelial function: Changing the pattern of treating CV disease

The attached slide materials represent the fifth in a series of slide/lecture programs that focus on what continues to be one of the most exciting new fields of emerging data: The endothelium and its role in cardiovascular health and disease.

Focus: Lipids and the Endothelium

The Endothelium: Impact on CAD treatment strategies

These slide materials represent the third in a series of slide/lecture programs that focus on what continues to be one of the most exciting new fields of emerging data: The endothelium and its role in cardiovascular health and disease.